This article is about the celebration. For the film, see Quinceañera (film). For the 1987 telenovela, see Quinceañera (telenovela). “La Quinceañera” redirects here. For the 2007 film, see La Quinceañera (film). Quinceañera (lit. meaning One who is fifteen), sometimes called fiesta de quince años, fiesta de quinceañera, quince años or simply quince, is the celebration of a girl’s fifteenth birthday in parts of Latin America and elsewhere in communities of people from Latin America.